News and Articles About Venture Capital
The team behind online marketplace Abe's Market already gives natural product entrepreneurs a platform to showcase their products. Now, they want to help them grow their businesses by making direct investments.
While an absence of funding can feel discouraging, don't let investment serve as the sole barometer for the worth of your enterprise.
Tech firms don't just fall from the sky; the nation's leading hubs foster a favorable business climate for innovation. But, as those in Cambridge, Mass., will tell you, the rest is up to the locals.
With some decisions, it's better to not decide-- yet.
Seed funding often gives a company more opportunities to fail, not succeed.
By presenting dense technical text in a simple visual format, patent maps can be efficient tools for reading a competitive landscape, preforming due diligence and even forecasting upcoming trends.
Instead of seeking financing, Ryan Smith spent four years bootstrapping to get his company off the ground. Here's why.
Confidence among West Coast startup investors has reached a level not seen since 2007. For some VCs, though, the level of excitement is something to be cautious about.
As the Seahawks and the Broncos prepare for the Super Bowl, Washington and Colorado go head to head in venture capital activity.
The San Francisco-based fundraising platform secured a hefty pile of cash which it will use to grow globally and make its platform more mobile-friendly.
An insider's take on what you need to know about vesting provisions in venture capital deals.
Dow Jones VentureSource released its U.S. venture capital report today showing where VCs were investing, both by industry and geographically in 2013.
In its latest round of fundraising, the cloud storage company raised a reported $250 to $400 million at a valuation of $10 billion.
Contently, a startup transforming the way journalists and marketing companies do business, has raised $9 million in Series B funding.
Oyster, which employs a business model similar to Netflix, received $14 million in its second round of financing.
Make sure your product is something that your clients need to have, otherwise your revenue potential will be low.
An entrepreneur has precious little time to convince anyone they are the real deal. Here are some ways to help your chances.
These ladies have found success getting money for their companies. Here's how they did it.
Good companies are always desirable, but the level of demand right now is unprecedented.
The venture-funded startup will reduce prices of its UberX service by 15 to 34 percent in many of the cities where it is currently available.
You have a great idea for an app, but how do you find the funds you need to develop it?
The investor behind hot startups Warby Parker, Birchbox and Bonobos is looking to take your questions.
Entrepreneurs seek venture capital, even though it is financially unattractive. Think twice about jumping in. The water is deep.
Be prepared to communicate these points, and you'll be speaking your investor's language.
After a false start, Lindsay Gaskin tweaked her business model and gained the attention of major investors.
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